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Police appeal for the victim of a suspected knifepoint robbery in Haverhill to come forward

Police are keen to speak to the victim of what is thought to have been a knifepoint robbery in Haverhill.

The person reported to police that a male threatened another male with a knife outside the Tesco store in Cangle Road at about 4pm on Sunday, May 12 .

The male then handed him something and the offender fled the scene on a BMX bicycle in the direction of Queen Street.

Criminal with knife weapon
Criminal with knife weapon

The offender is described as white, with black or dark hair, wearing shorts and a football top and aged about 17-years-old.

Enquiries are on-going to establish if a robbery has taken place and officers are keen to speak to the unknown victim to establish the exact circumstances surrounding the incident.

If you are that person, or you are someone who witnessed the incident or has knowledge of it should contact Bury St Edmunds CID on 101, quoting crime reference 37/26696/19 or you can provide an online update via the force website http://www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update

Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100 per cent anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their anonymous online form at crimestoppers-uk.org.

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